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Chrysostomos (Stavropoulos) of Triphylia

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His Eminence '''Chrysostomos (Stavropoulos) of Triphylia and Olympia''' is the [[metropolitan]] of the [[Metropolis of Triphylia and Olympia]] under the [[jurisdiction]] of the [[Church of Greece]]. The metropolis is located in the western part of the Peloponnese peninsula of Greece. Metr. Chrysostomos has been metropolitan since 2007.

Alexander Stavropoulos was born in 1959 in the town of Vlachiotis in Laconia in the southeastern Peloponnese. After completing his basic education, Alexander attended the [[Athonias Ecclesiastical Academy]] at [[Mount Athos]]. After graduating, he attended and graduated from the Theological School of the University of Athens.

In 1982, Alexander was [[ordination|ordained]] a [[deacon]] by Archbishop [[Seraphim (Tikas) of Athens|Seraphim]] of Athens and given the name Chrysostomos. Dcn. Chrysostomos was ordained a [[priest]] in 1987 and appointed the [[chancellor]] of the [[Metropolis of Monemvasia and Sparta]]. Father Chrysostomos was elected to the [[episcopate]] in 2007 and [[enthronement|enthroned]] as metropolitan of the Metropolis of Triphylia and Olympia on [[March 17]], 2007 succeeding the retired Metr. Stephanos Matakoulias.[]

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before=[[Stephanos (Matakoulias) of Triphylia|Stephanos (Matakoulias)]]
title=Metropolitan of Triphylia|
years= 2007 - Present|
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*[ Trifylia and Olympia]] In Greek

[[Category: Bishops]]
[[Category: Bishops of Triphylia]]
[[Category: 21st-century bishops]]
[[Category: University of Athens Theology School Graduates]]

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